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Posted Wed, 16 Nov 2022 19:41:43 GMT by Minty
If you are awarded say £1000 at an employment tribunal for "unlawful deductions of wages" I think I am right in thinking tax and N.I. would need to be paid on the award. My question: Is the tax payable on the full £1000? Is N. I. payable on the full £1000?
Posted Fri, 18 Nov 2022 16:10:25 GMT by HMRC Admin 2
Hi,

This depends on the circumstances.

You can find guidance here:

EIM02550 - Employment income: employment protection legislation: Employment Rights Act 1996: protective awards

Thank you.

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